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Take a Shine to Candle Sconces
For casting that romantic glow or adding an element of mystery to any room in the home, nothing beats a candlelit wall sconce
"For casting that romantic glow or adding an element of mystery to any room in the... looking for a litte fire? Turn a wall into candle-based art using large sconces in... candles for safety.) Here are some great ways to use sconces in your home.... Sconces for Under $100Using Candles to Make Your Home Warmer Warm up a gathering room... glass for safety. I would love to use a pair in a powder room or foyer, on either..."
Houzz Tour: Contemporary Colonial in New Jersey
"of room for art and play... Germany for Stephan's work. They decided to buy this 1980s center-hall colonial because... perfect for a family that enjoys being outdoors. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... living room fireplace. The playroom is a beautiful spot for little Elizabeth to spend time... nursery for a little lady.Pink Mesh Storage: IkeaWall shelf: IkeaNext: See more Houzz... place for the Valerie to do her homework...."
The Funniest Bathrooms on Houzz
"creative loos for a chuckle, then share your own fun bathroom designs... of them for a while. Here’s a peek at some of the most lighthearted loos around.... place for shaving & it looks like a neat idea for the handicapped/aging as well (w/... [place] for an Englishman to Keep it. Why they asked, for said Mr. Allen there is Nothing... bathroom for some time. Thanks for the creative ideas! I now know that using a li..."
Off the Grid: Siting and Building to Conserve Energy
"solutions for big energy savings when you’re constructing a home... a site for an off-grid home. Do you want the sun to illuminate the kitchen in the... deep pond for geothermal. Thank you Houzz for article such as these Helpful ideas! My... ($5/window for materials - See Mother Earth News for my article from a couple years back)... shield (for sun and wild fires), no maintenance for at least 70 years. There is no..."
Get It Done: Clean and Prep the Patio
Haul out the hose and bid cobwebs farewell. It's time to renew your outdoor room for relaxing, dining and entertaining
"outdoor room for relaxing, dining and entertaining... prepped for spring, summer and fall. Here's a task list to keep you on track.... Thanks for thinking this through for me :) My patio is still snowed under, sigh! But... possible for me thank you and apprécie this in prie for your and your family bye bye... images for ornamental sweet potato vine for you and others to enjoy. http://www... wishing for summer. It's still too chilly and wet to really enjoy, but soon! Planning..."
Expert Talk: Lean or Hang Artwork?
Professional designers explain why a tilt is sometimes better than a nail for artwork around the home
"a nail for artwork around the home... not much for speculation, so I decided to skip all that stuff and go straight to the... spring for non-glare glass on your artwork. Look at photo number two for example.... backing for a durable, easy to clean, sleek design. For a matte finish or a more t... ideal for either leaning or hanging - whatever suits your space. For attached photos:... Thank you for featuring my work in your ideabook, Larry. It's interesting to see that..."
Houzz Tour: Step Inside (and Out) a New Florida Showhouse
2012 'New American Home' at International Builders Show celebrates latest materials and ideas for luxurious, indoor-outdoor living
"makes for that barefoot lifestyle that people in temperate climates enjoy. This... Thanks for the clarification on the home being for sale. I'm sure there are a lot... looking for. Gorgeous House - thought of everything, more pics would be great...I could... available for viewing? It's awful...what a cold, soulless place. absolutely gorgeous... flat for this... I like the table fountain...It is such a novel idea! Just wondered..."
My Houzz: Spanish Colonial Restoration in Hollywood
Honoring its Spanish heritage, a 1928 home in California becomes a romantic sanctuary and inviting space for entertaining
"looking for a new house, found a new house, sold their current house and purchased... looking for a creamy off white for my entire house and cannot seem to find it. Love... to die for! I love this great house - I would like to know the color of the posts... Thanks for sharing this home, Brenda! This is beautiful, love the Hollywood/California... my need for color and pattern. They're gorgeous. understated and elegant. thanks for..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Luxury in the Hamptons
Rich materials and a hint of shingle style warm a modern design for living and entertaining on Long Island
"design for living and entertaining on Long Island... Paul Masi for a weekend house with Zen-like calm akin to one of her favorite Aman Resorts... opportunity for some rusted steel garden sculpture. Maybe it's in the cards for the future... Thanks for sharing, John. I like the clever repetition of mahogany and travertine... expect this for the hamptons but very refreshing! Agree with studiode about the exterior... about for a while because 'modern' is my favorite architectural style, yet I am really..."
A Luxury Greenhouse Lures Manhattanites to the Country
Industrial meets rustic in this stunning new structure for living and entertaining in rural Pennsylvania
"structure for living and entertaining in rural Pennsylvania... industry for years and has amazing taste," says Fierabend, of Groundswell Design Group... you have for design. Having designed and built conservatories all over the USA for 25... resource for you with regards to budgets and options for design. Thank you Conservatory... at it for a while now. I hope that one day I can have one,,maybe not as big since... large for this one. What a beautiful structure. It fits right in with the original..."
A More Perfect Union: When Space and Materials Harmonize
"For successful architecture to happen, your space and materials need to have a great... ideabooks, one for each of these topics. But I think the point would be missed. Space and... Thank you for your insights - all very helpful for renovations to a ranch stle, especially... architect for my project, but cant afford 10k just for starters. Luckily I've got a talented... Thanks for another wonderfully thought-provoking article. The highest form of any..."
Houzz Tour: A Metaphor and 18 Bikes Inspire a Modern House
"personal home for a Seattle couple... house for Martin and Shelley Criminale, she used the questionnaire to learn that... more for my own home remodel. And, those views are making me pine for the years... built for your needs What a lovely home, but then I am a sucker for that clean modern... foundation for achieving a unique, highly personal space. I love the contrast of exterior... Thanks for sharing. Gorgeous house! I'm going to have investigate the Milestone more..."
Stunning, Surprising Corner Windows
"Frame for More Light and Panoramic Views... offices. For an early example of a frameless corner one should look to Frank Lloyd Wright’s... Thanks for the exposure to both aspects of the detailing. Thank you so much for this... thanks for sharing it. I love the corner windows and hope to be able to have one of... Thanks for sharing these beautiful modern examples. My aunt and uncle had a home designed... it was for her to look up from her chores and and be surrounded by the garden with..."
Houzz Tour: Living the Good Life, Lowcountry Style
"designed for comfort, livability and style... entry for such a long time, I'm so happy to know more about this house! What a beautiful... thank you for sharing! (Karen - from Johannesburg, South Africa) visited Charleston recently... example for Lowcountry architecture. We travelled the coast between Charleston and... to die for! Beautiful what exactly is "low country" style? who is the architect?... Thanks for posting this. I love the decor and the layout seems great! What a gorgeous..."
Improve Your Style Fortune With Lucky Bamboo
Serve this versatile plant straight up or with a twist for auspicious living decor that thrives without soil
"twist for auspicious living decor that thrives without soil... tenets for it to survive. Here's how to get the most out of your lucky bamboo. Caution:... Thank you for all the extradionary information on the care of lucky bamboo's. Are they... demand for Chinese New Year. Sara, your name caught my eye. Did you know that dahan... windows for those who have continental and eastern seaboard summers. Natural morning..."